SOWETO – Orlando Pirates and SuperSport United will renew their rivalry when the two teams meet in a DStv Premiership clash at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Saturday evening.
The Buccaneers are currently on a high after thumping bitter rivals 5 – 0 aggregate in the MTN 8 semifinals and haven’t conceded a goal in the their last three games.
Pirates have always found it difficult to get anything against SuperSport but will now look to change that as it seems that momentum is with the Soweto side.
SuperSport United are enjoying their start to the new season, collecting 6 points in the their first three games, which is one more their opponents tomorrow.
Matsatsantsa a Pitori are currently sweating over the fitness of star striker Bradley Grobler, who has a good scoring record against the Buccaneers.
Pirates will pin their hopes on Deon Hotto for goals and assists while SuperSport United will look up to Sipho Mbule to cause problems are the solid looking Orlando Pirates defense.